Ivy Smith Jr. sparks Grambling St. past Alabama State, 70-58
MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — Ivy Smith Jr. had 16 points as Grambling State beat Alabama State 70-58 on Saturday.
The Tigers improve to 2-0 against the Hornets for the season. Grambling State defeated Alabama State 68-63 on Jan. 6.
Grambling State finished the regular season tied with Alcorn State and Jackson State, all at 11-7. With the SWAC tiebreaking formula, the Tigers advance to the conference tournament as the No. 6 seed.